Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The History of Canal Square
After IBM consolidated its operations, 1054 reverted to warehouse status and was almost demolished to make way for a parking lot in the 1960s. Architect and developer Arthur Cotton-Moore resurrected 1054 and its adjoining parcels into Canal Square. This 19th century warehouse and
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal marker series.
Location. 38° 54.268′ N, 77° 3.676′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 31st Street NW south of M Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1054 31st Street NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herman Hollerith (a few steps from this marker); The Georgetown House (within shouting distance of this marker); Creating a National Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); At All Hours (about 300 feet away); Mule Power (about 300 feet away); 5 Congress at Oak Alley (about 400 feet away); Georgetown and the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal (about 400 feet away); Old Stone House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.